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SCA Biennial Meeting, 2014

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Cori Hayden and John Hartigan posted in SCA Meetings on with 0 comments

The Ends of Work Detroit, Michigan, May 9–10, 2014 Registration: To register for the conference, please click here. Early More...

SCA 2014 Preliminary Schedule

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John Hartigan and Cori Hayden posted in SCA Meetings on with 0 comments

Detroit Crowne Plaza/Hotel Pontchartrain, Friday May 9 and Saturday May 10, 2014 FRIDAY MAY 9 Registration opens at 8am FRIDAY 8:30-10:00 am More...

Winter 2014 Digest

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It has already been a busy 2014 for us at the Society for Cultural Anthropology. Below, we present some highlights of the past few months. As always, More...

The Form of the Otherwise

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Emily Yates-Doerr posted in Commentary on with 0 comments

A quiet question was raised at the end of the “The Politics of Ontology” roundtable about where writing fit in the discussion. The absence More...

Field Notes: Care

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This month, SCA’s Field Notes series invites four scholars to consider the theme of care. What has anthropology contributed to the study More...

The Ontological Spin

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Lucas Bessire and David Bond posted in Commentary on with 2 comments

Commentary is a forum for responses, elaborations, and reflections on material published in Cultural Anthropology. The journal editors welcome More...

Field Notes on Sports

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Sertaç Sehlikoğlu posted in Field Notes on with 0 comments

Sport has recently attracted close ethnographic interest as an object of discipline, a realm of popular culture through spectatorship, and through the More...

The Politics of Ontology

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Martin Holbraad and Morten Axel Pedersen posted in Theorizing the Contemporary on with 3 comments

Much energy has been devoted over the last decade to the so-called ontological turn in the social sciences, and in anthropology in particular. A More...

Protesting Democracy in Brazil

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Alexander S. Dent and Rosana Pinheiro-Machado posted in Hot Spots on with 0 comments

What exactly happened in Brazil during June and July, 2013? What started as a protest over an increase in bus fares grew into something much larger, More...